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proud

(of animals) restive or excited, esp sexually; on heat
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This mountain, like most others, when thus partly veiled, appeared to rise to a far prouder elevation than its real height of 2300 feet.
All the ladies of the court, with their attendants and attendants' attendants, and all the cavaliers, with their gentlemen and gentlemen's gentlemen, stood round; and the nearer they stood to the door, the prouder they looked.
The bright blue eyes regarded the spectator with a kind of lurking drollery - you almost expected to see them wink; the lips - a little too voluptuously full - seemed ready to break into a smile; the warmly-tinted cheeks were embellished with a luxuriant growth of reddish whiskers; while the bright chestnut hair, clustering in abundant, wavy curls, trespassed too much upon the forehead, and seemed to intimate that the owner thereof was prouder of his beauty than his intellect - as, perhaps, he had reason to be; and yet he looked no fool.
It was impossible to avoid the feeling which the prophet's winged words had fanned, that here was a sullen, professional suspecter of men overwhelmed by a prouder and purer spirit of natural liberty and health.
Undoubtedly we can easily pick faults in our company, can easily whisper names prouder, and that tickle the fancy more.
At last Arthur gets the ball again, and actually drives it forward for two, and feels prouder than when he got the three best prizes, at hearing Tom's shout of joy, "Well played, well played, young un
I think Emmy has become prouder since her father's name was in the--since Mr.
You would go a long way to find anyone prouder of wearing the Aberdeen jersey than sixties star Ally Shewan.
It is the currently the longest undefeated sequence by any side in British football this term and the manager could not be prouder.
And Martinez said: "In terms of the performance, the character and the phases of good football we produced I couldn't be prouder.
I couldn't be prouder of our program, I couldn't be prouder of our community and I definitely couldn't be prouder of the athletes we have representing the Ducks in this award.
Mr Foley's mother Diane released a statement saying: "We have never been prouder of our son Jim.